Construction Update | Feb. 27, 2024

Due to inclement weather, the remaining overnight road closures below the new Collector Distributor (CD) have been shifted to Tuesday, Feb. 27 through Friday, March 1, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.*

 

Crews will prepare for and set bridge girders (beams) on the new Collector Distributor (CD) and complete additional work around the structure during overnight hours.

See detour information below.

 

Daytime traffic will continue to have access through this area.

 

 

Upcoming Work

 

Freeway Park Dr. & 5600 South Interchange (SR-97)

Utility crews will close one lane in each direction at the Freeway Park Dr. and 5600 South intersection as early as Monday, March 4 through Friday, March 8, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.* to remove old concrete from an existing bridge crossing.

 

I-15 NB Riverdale Off-Ramp Closure

Drainage crews will close the I-15 NB Riverdale off-ramp as early as Sunday, March 10* for approximately 24-hours, to accommodate installation of a new storm drain line. Detour information will be shared in future updates.

 

Ongoing Work

 

I-15 NB Structure at 5600 South (SR-97)

Crews are finishing wall activities and setting up the bridge deck finishing machine next week in preparation for placing the concrete bridge deck early next month.



Freeway Park Dr.

Utility work along Freeway Park Dr. will continue. Drivers can expect lane shifts, occasional flaggers, one way traffic operations, and signage for alternate routes during this work. Business access will be maintained.

 

5600 South (SR-97)

Utility and storm drain work along the south side of 5600 South will continue intermittently throughout the corridor. Drivers can expect lane shifts, adjacent cross street closures, and minimal delays.


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Ongoing Work

 

I-15 NB at 5600 South (SR-97)

Crews are completing Collector Distributor (CD) wall activities and forming the bridge structural elements next week, in advance of girder (beam) placement at the end of the month.



Freeway Park Dr.

Utility and potholing along Freeway Park Dr. will continue. Drivers can expect lane shifts, occasional flaggers, one way traffic operations, and signage for alternate routes during this work. Business access will be maintained.

 

5600 South (SR-97)

Utility and storm drain work along the south side of 5600 South will continue intermittently throughout the corridor. Drivers can expect lane shifts, adjacent cross street closures, and minimal delays.


Pedestrian Safe Walking Routes Update

Crews have implemented an addition to the safe walking route from 2700 W to 2425 W, along 5600 South to accommodate bridge reconstruction on the north side of the UPRR bridge. Demolitions will begin next week, please plan accordingly. This addition to the route will be in place through Fall 2024.

 

Drivers: Slow down and be aware of the suggested safe walking routes along 5600 South. Be alert and watch for students traveling along the corridor.

 

For everyone's safety, please do not enter the work areas and stay away from equipment.


 


Know Before You Go! Download the UDOT Traffic App Today!

 

The UDOT Traffic app provides commuters and travelers with mobile access to information for the State of Utah roadways.

 

The available information includes:

  • Emergency and incident notifications
  • Construction alerts
  • Anticipated delays and lane closures
  • Road conditions
  • Travelwise alerts
  • A zoomable, scrollable map-based display

 

*download available for iPhone and Android devices

Learn more about Travelwise Tips here.


Ongoing Activities

Daytime, nighttime, and occasional weekend work will be taking place throughout the project.
 

Right-of-Way Acquisition and Demolition

Demolition work on UDOT acquired properties along 5600 South will continue. This work will take place during daytime hours. Surrounding areas can expect noise, dust, vibration, heavy equipment, and workers at each location. Short-term shoulder closures may be implemented to assist demolition equipment entering and exiting the area.

*Properties awaiting demolition are secured and routinely monitored for safety and security purposes. Trespassing will be prosecuted.

Right-of-way acquisition with affected properties along 5600 South is ongoing. If you suspect that your property may be impacted:

  • Contact the project team to discuss the project timeline and potential impacts to your property by calling 385-383-6576

Utility, Drainage and Storm Drain Activities 

Crews will continue working throughout the corridor for winter activities along Freeway Park Dr. and 5600 South. Drivers can expect lane shifts, adjacent cross street closures, and minimal delays.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

Join our mailing list! Email us at 5600south@utah.gov to receive updates about the project.

The project team is here to help. Please call or email with any questions or comments.

Hotline: 385-383-6576

Email: 5600south@utah.gov 

 

*Construction schedules are subject to change due to weather, utility, material and equipment delays.

 

Project impacts to travel can be found on the UDOT Traffic Website, www.udot.utah.gov/traffic or by downloading the UDOT Traffic app. 

Schedule 

live
live
Right-of-Way Acquisition (2022-2024)

live
live
Final Design (Winter 2024)

live
live
Construction Began (Summer 2023)

Work Days: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

What to Expect:

  • Daytime work
    • Occasional night and weekend work
      • (7 p.m.-7 a.m.)
  • Heavy equipment, support vehicles, and crew members
  • Temporary access restrictions
  • Ocassional lane shifts and closures 
  • Alternate routes 
  • Increased noise, dust and vibration

planned
planned
Project Completion (Fall 2026)

Area Projects 

Learn more about the Western Weber Active Transporation Plan project.  

Learn more about the 1800 North project.  

Learn more about the 2000 West project.